I think "No comment" is a splendid expression. I am using it again and again. I got it from Sumner Welles. To reporters at the Washington airport, after conferring with President Truman at the White House, February 12, 1946
Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965)
Source: To reporters
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When one is in office one has no idea how damnable things can feel to the ordinary rank and file of the public.
Source: A Churchill Reader, edited by Colin Coote
I have not become the King's First Minister in order to preside over the liquidation of the British Empire.
Source: Speech at the Lord Mayor's Day Luncheon, London, November 10, l942
Danger - if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!
I am ready to meet my maker, but whether my maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.
Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of champagne; knowing him was like drinking it.
There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.
He is a modest little man who has a good deal to be modest about.
Don't talk to me about Naval tradition. It's nothing but rum, sodomy, and the lash.
I'm bored with it all. Before slipping into a coma. He died 9 days later.
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